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SAVE THE DATE: Hair for Fun 2020

Save the Date! Hair for Fun is back in 2020 with a more intimate event designed to give you access to today’s top talent in the world of hair design. We’re in a fun new venue and busy putting together a program full of techniques, tips and tricks that you can use behind the chair. You’re the real star of HAIR FOR FUN 2020 and we can’t wait to see YOU!

SAVE THE DATE: Sunday, March 1st
Ticket to include show access and Saguaro catered lunch

Headlined by MISAEL APONTE presented by Oligo Professionnnel.

Additional artists and programs to be announced soon! Stay tuned for more info on our best ticket offers.

It’s showtime! Hair for Fun 2018

Announcing Hair for Fun 2018!

HAIR FOR FUN TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW! We’re thrilled to present Hair for Fun 2018! This year, Oligo Professionnel’s showstopper Misael Aponte will once again take the stage, along with ColorProof fave Phillip Wilson. Plus, we can’t wait to welcome fresh faces Ammon Carver, L’ANZA Creative Director, and Amika Global Artistic Director, Naeemah LaFond, to the Tempe Arts Stage. And, as always, we’ll have our best offers on our portfolio of brands. From exclusive kits to stock up sales, these are offers you won’t want to miss!

10a-5:30p • Registration Opens @ 8:30a
Reg. Ticket Cost: $79*
See our Facebook page for current ticket offers!

700 W. Rio Salado Parkway • Tempe, AZ 85281

Call 480-968-7980 to get your tickets NOW. Includes admission to all theater presentations, entry to demonstration and shopping areas, and a gourmet al fresco box lunch.


Misael Aponte presented by Oligo Professionnel
International Color Director, Misael Aponte is an innovative Master Colorist with over 20 years of experience teaching advanced hair coloring techniques. Misael inspires Colorists of all experience levels.

ON STAGE: See haircolor inspired by objects from beyond the Earth’s atmosphere! The 2018 Signature Looks are full of unique, vibrant colors.

Phillip Wilson presented by ColorProof
Award-winning haircutting expert, Phillip Wilson, is one of the most influential icons in the beauty industry. His diverse resume includes experience as an elite salon owner, platform artist, educator and mentor.

ON STAGE: Watch Phillip cut the new Modern Shag, an Asymmetrical Bob with dynamic color placement and a trendy, sexy short look.

Naeemah LaFond presented by amika
Global Artistic Director, Naeemah LaFond, has traveled the Globe as a Platform Artist and educator. She has been featured on the pages of Cosmopolitan, Elle, Allure, InStyle, Glamour, and Teen Vogue.

ON STAGE: Check out amika’s viral braids and big hair! Learn #hairhacks and how to efficiently achieve editorial styles. And watch for giveaways during the show!

Ammon Carver presented by L’ANZA Healing Haircare
Ammon Carver is a prominent industry force and unparalleled beauty expert. He has worked with brands like Ralph Lauren Polo and Nautica, and styled celebrity clients such as Leighton Meester and Kate Beckinsale.

ON STAGE:  See the Beauty is Fearless cut and color collection! Strong finishes support contrasting textures and reflect the daring essence of the modern women.



Tatum Neiderheiser presented by Schwarzkopf Professional
Tatum is a 12 year veteran of the education team. She works behind the chair 5 days a week in her boutique salon in Kingston where she is also the Creative Director. Her beautiful bridal work has also been published in magazines and blogs.

David Bangham presented by Neuma
Born and raised in England, David is a Las Vegas-area stylist and salon owner who has styled for corporate and private parties, Las Vegas nightlife events and photoshoots. He has been featured on Inside Fashion TV in 2009.

Tatjanna Czypionka presented by Patrice Beauté
From salon stylist and freelance educator, to a highly regarded stage artist and mentor, Tatjanna has played a key role in media productions, photoshoots and trade magazines. As Director of Education, she showcases her whimsical creative flare and solid technical background.

Lindsay Lane presented by Alfaparf Milano
Lindsay is an experienced brand educator, certified instructor and stylist mentor focused on excellence in hair color. She is also certified in beaded row extensions, balayage and hair painting and has served as a retail manager.


8:30A  Registration

10A-11:15A  Oligo Professionnel presents Misael Aponte
12P-1:15P  ColorProof presents Phillip Wilson
2P-3:15P  amika presents Naeemah LaFond
4:00P-5:15P  L’ANZA Healing Haircare presents Ammon Carver

IN THE CARTER LOUNGE (Second Floor) – Intimate venue with first-come, first-served seating
9A-10A  Schwarzkopf Professional presents Tatum Neiderheiser
11:15A-12:15P  Neuma presents David Bingham
1:15P-2:15P  Patrice Beauté presents Tatjanna Czypionka
3:15P-4:15P  Alfaparf Milano presents Lindsay Lane
4:45P-5:30P  Schwarzkopf Professional presents Tatum Neiderheiser

5:30P  MAKA Raffle on the Main Stage


Featured brands:

Pai-Shau Hair for Fun Preview

Pai-Shau’s, Director of Education, Amy Stollmeyer, gave us the scoop on the looks you’ll see on stage at HAIR FOR FUN 2017. The Pai-Shau team will cut and style four looks, together called the Studio: Five Four Collection (shown above).

“Education to me is about sharing tips and tricks of the trade – helping to simplify and problem solve beauty challenges with others,” Stollmeyer said.

She’ll be joined on stage by Pai-Shau Creative Director, Felix Fischer. Here’s a bit more about the duo:


About Felix Fischer
Swiss-born Felix Fischer is one of the most creative, versatile and highly experienced hairstylists in the professional and consumer beauty worlds.

His passion for the creative industries of fashion, art, dance, music and photography is all-consuming and underlines his unique vision of hair design. He combines a strong fashion eye and advanced knowledge of hair trends with a remarkable technique – including in-salon styling, cutting, color, and styling for high-profile editorial photoshoots and the runway. In the haircare industry, Felix has worked with brands such as Nexxus, L’Oreal, Goldwell Color Zoom, Wella Trendvision, KMS and Schwarzkopf in a variety of capacities including campaigns, collections and tutorials.

His work in fashion began in the mid-eighties working with Donna Karan on a runway show in St. Moritz and since then he has led runway teams for Jean Paul Gaultier, Prada, Romeo Gigli, Anna Molinari, Armani, Valentino, Dolce & Gabbana, Oscar de la Renta and Vivienne Westwood. Now based in New York, his editorial list includes the greatest and most influential international magazines such as Vogue, L’Uomo Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Vanity Fair, Numero, Elle, Glamour, Marie Claire.

A man of the world – Felix’s creative instincts are stirred by the vast streets of the most renowned cities around the globe. Felix finds himself regularly roving Tokyo, Paris, London, Berlin, Moscow, Bangkok and Milan for inspiration.

Felix brings incredible inspiration, technical skill and knowledge to the Pai-Shau Pro Artist Team as he continues to share his passion to create.


About Amy Stollmeyer
Born and raised on the Caribbean Island of Trinidad, Amy grew up among richly diverse, multicultural communities and remains inspired by different cultural rituals, festivals, international fashion, nature, art and architecture.

Amy has worked extensively in many departments of the professional haircare industry as an Education Manager, Global Creative Team Educator, Platform Artist, Editorial Stylist, as well as a Backstage Artist at numerous New York Fashion Week shows with designers such as Marchesa, Zac Posen, Rachel Zoe, Jenny Packham, Cushnie et Ochs amongst others. Amy has also shared her passion for hair on numerous TV appearances as guest “Hair Expert” for Steven and Chris, Omni Television, and City Line.

In the past decade Amy has worked extensively throughout North America with consumers, beauty industry icons, distributors, manufacturers, photographers/videographers and fashion designers developing a wealth of knowledge and professional relationships. Amy’s fun-loving, warm, island personality blends with all walks of life, her modern approach to hair and beauty combines diverse forms of creativity with simplistic logic!

For tickets to Hair for Fun 2017, call 480-968-7980 or see your sales consultant.

Hair for Fun 2017


Experience Hair for Fun 2017! We’re back at Tempe Center for the Arts with top hair artists from around the world presenting the year’s most in-demand trends and  techniques. From your favorite brands’ latest looks to launches of the newest innovative products, you won’t want to miss this special event. Last year, tickets sold out fast. Get your ticket now because it won’t be the best show of the year without YOU!

Sunday, March 26th • 10a-6p • Registration Opens @ 9a

700 W. Rio Salado Parkway • Tempe, AZ 85281

Call 480-968-7980 for tickets or see your MAKA sales consultant!


$79 (Includes admission to all theater presentations, entry to demonstration and shopping areas, and a gourmet al fresco box lunch.)



Misael Aponte
Misael Aponte is renowned as a colour visionary and platform artist, teaching a revolutionary approach to hair colour placement through his highly acclaimed classes and captivating hair shows. With infectious enthusiasm and innovative visuals, Misael shares his creative vision with colourists of all experience levels to educate and inspire the beauty industry. He is incredibly excited to have joined the Oligo Professionnel education team as their International Director of Colour in early 2015.

Damien Carney
Undeniably one of the most accomplished hairstylists in the last 20 years, Schwarzkopf Professional’s Damien Carney has amassed a portfolio reflecting a virtual “Who’s Who” in fashion and beauty. Music and film stars such as Ryan Gosling, Grace Jones, Olivia Munn and super models including Liberty Ross and Karen Mulder are just a few of the celebrities and top models who turned to Carney to create their image-defining hairstyles. Carney has appeared on ABC and NBC and also worked as the lead stylist on America’s Next Top Model.

Tatjanna Czypionka
As a true visionary of the hair industry, Tatjanna is recognized for her diverse experience. A highly regarded stage artist and mentor, she has played a key role in media productions and photo shoots. As Director of Education for Patrice Beauté and iPRO, Tatjanna’s uninhibited creative flare, exuberant personality, and solid technical background provide an understanding of color, cutting, styling and finishing that today’s forward thinking stylists demand.

Felix Fischer & Amy Stollmeyer
Pai-Shau’s dynamic duo starts with Swiss-born Felix Fischer, who has worked with brands such as Schwarzkopf, L’Oreal, Goldwell Color Zoom and Wella Trendvision. His editorial list includes influential international magazines such as Vogue, Vanity Fair and Marie Claire.

Born and raised on the Caribbean Island of Trinidad, Amy Stollmeyer has worked extensively in the professional haircare industry as an Education Manager, Global Creative Team Educator, Platform Artist and and Editorial Stylist.

Phillip Wilson
An inspirational powerhouse, ColorProof Evolved Color Care’s International Creative Director Phillip Wilson continues to be one of the most influential icons in the beauty industry. Phillip’s diverse resume includes experience as an elite salon owner, Creative Director for several highly successful companies, platform artist, educator and mentor. Wilson’s highly acclaimed, award-winning education and innovative haircutting technique paired with award-winning product perfection will elevate your skill set to the next level.

Presenting Brands:

  • ColorProof
  • Oligo Professionnel
  • Pai-Shau
  • Patrice Beauté
  • Schwarzkopf Professional


You’ll love our hottest offers of the year! From exclusive kits to stock up sales, we’re busy putting together our best offers on our portfolio of brands. Plus, brand representatives will be on hand for demos and Q+A.


  • Alfaparf Milano
  • Bio Ionic
  • ColorProof
  • Grande Naturals
  • Hempz
  • iPro
  • Keratherapy
  • L’ANZA
  • Lock & Loaded
  • Neuma
  • Oligo Professionnel
  • Pai-Shau
  • Patrice Beauté
  • Schwarzkopf Professional

Call 480-968-7980 for tickets or see your MAKA sales consultant!